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Director's 'results': Decade of inspired students

There were a lot of reunions Sept. 16 during Grandview Heights High School's annual Alumni Night football game.

Heritage vs. utility: High school walks line

Grandview Heights High School is a community landmark -- one that holds a special place in many residents' hearts.

Homecoming target: funny bones

Grandview Heights High School's Spirit Week festivities got off to a rollicking start Sept. 19.

Mostly good news on state report card

The Grandview City School District scored A's in K-3 literacy and graduation rates and received one B, two C's and one D in other components of the 2015-16 Ohio State Report Card, released Sept. 15 by the Ohio Department of Education.
Superintendent speaks

State report cards just one area in which schools excel

State report cards have been released, and the Grandview Heights City School District continues to be among the top districts in the state. Once again, the district has received the highest Performance Index in Franklin County.
Police beat

Grandview: Locked bikes taken from school

Grandview Heights police responded to a pair of reports of bike thefts at Grandview Heights High School, 1587 W. Third Ave.

Moment in time

The Grandview Heights and Marble Cliff area was the site of several stone quarries that were operational from the mid-1800s. The product of the quarries was not marble, as the name of the adjacent community might suggest, but primarily Monroe and Columbus limestone.
High School Garden Club

Students' crops help pantry

A group of Grandview Heights High School students did pretty well last summer with their first attempt at gardening.

Grandview gets A's for K-3 literacy, graduation rates

The Grandview Heights City School District received grades of A in K-3 literacy and graduation rates and received one B, two C's and one D in other components of the 2015-16 state report card released by the Ohio Department of Education on Thursday, Sept. 15.
Ox Roast

Organizers: Storms cut into revenue, but beer sales helped

Despite a deluge of rain, thunder and lighting Sept. 10 that put a halt to Ox Roast festivities for several hours, this year's event is expected to raise as much money as last year.

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College notes

Tyler Blaine of the Grandview Heights area recently graduated from Muskingum University with a degree in business.

Library notes

The following programs are offered by the Grandview Heights Public Library, 1685 W. First Ave., Columbus. For more information, call 614-486-2951 or visit

Panel shines spotlight on judicial candidates

Northwest Area Progressives will hold a public meeting titled "Meet the Candidates that Almost Nobody Votes for ... Meet the Judges" from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 20, at Edison Intermediate/Larson Middle School, 1240 Oakland Ave.

City may get four stations

Grandview Heights officials are keeping eyes on a grant application that would bring four bike-share stations to the community.
Police beat

Grandview: Nude man walking on West First Avenue arrested

Grandview Heights police officers were flagged down about 3:45 a.m. Sept. 10 by a resident reporting a nude man was walking on Grandview Avenue south of West Third Avenue.

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